I Like Local is a social enterprise that enables travelers to book authentic travel experiences directly from locals in Asia and Africa. Our goal is two-fold: in-depth experiences for travelers and direct income for locals. 100% of the money asked by the local hosts is directly paid to them. I Like Local doesn't charge them anything.
As of today, I Like Local:
covers 18 countries in Asia and Africa supports 1,310 locals serves 14,500 travelers
Additionally, we have been featured in Forbes, Travel + Leisure, National Geographic Traveler, Cosmopolitan, BBC and more than 70 other media outlets.
"While tourism in Africa and Asia is on the rise, most local people don't sufficiently benefit from the tourism economy," says Sanne Meijboom, the founder and CEO of I Like Local. "For every $100 spent by tourists in a developing…